Forum 360: Advantages of Digital Thread for the Entire Product Lifecycle 4 August 2021 1400 - 1515
“A Digital Twin applied to an individual final asset creates the maximum business value by quantifying knowledge about the state of the asset, enhancing operational performance (including autonomous control), providing prognostics for sustainment and life extension, extracting user preferences, and, creating knowledge for the next product and enabling feedback during early trade analyses” (“Digital Twin: Definition and Value,” AIAA and AIA Position Paper, December 2020). Learn how machine learning, artificial intelligence, and data analytics play a critical role in production and sustainment in the digital ecosystem.
Don A. Kinard
Senior Fellow - Production Operations, Lockheed Martin
Siemens Aerospace and Defense
Vice President, Dassault Systemes
Vice President, Aerospace Safety Analytics, The Boeing Company
Senior Technical Fellow, Digital Twin IT Architecture, Spirit AeroSystems